He studied Industrial Management and Engineering at Arkansas University, USA, where he graduated from in 1984. He worked for the creation, organization and development of the Department of Muskita Aluminium, of which he was Production Manager until 1987. During the years 1988 and 1991 he was General Manager of the Company while in 1991 he became and Executive Advisor. He has published articles at international magazines and has presented several subjects about aluminium at international conferences and seminars. He is a member of the Aluminium Extruders Council, USA and of the Hellenic Association of Aluminium.